Eurydice

Start: Orpheus never liked words. He had

Eurydice

Eurydice

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Basics

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Character
Gender
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Scene
Second Movement, Scene 16
Time & Place
The string room in the Underworld
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Monologue Context

Eurydice has reconnected with her dead Father in the Underworld. After being dipped

Monologue Text

Start: Orpheus never liked words. He had his music. He would get a funny look on his face and I would say what are you thinking about and he would always be thinking about music.

[... ...]

End: It only means one thing.

(She looks at her father, embarrassed for revealing too much.)

Or maybe two or three things. But only one thing at a time.

For full, extended monologue see:
Rhul, Sarah. Eurydice. Samuel French Acting Edition, 2003.



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